|Librivox Short Story Collection Vol. 021|
LibriVox recording of Librivox Short Story Collection Vol. 021 Librivox’s Short Story Collection Vol.021: A collection of 10 short works of fiction in the public domain read by a variety of Librivox members. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org...
Keywords: short stories; fiction; librivox
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|The American Rivals of Sherlock Holmes - Various|
LibriVox recording of The American Rivals of Sherlock Holmes To follow up on the heels of "The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes" already released on Librivox ( Volume1 and Volume 2 ), here is a collection of stories starring his contemporary American rivals. Brought together and re-published in a single volume by Hugh Greene in 1979, this set of readings goes back to and uses the original source material...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; Sherlock Holmes; detective fiction; American authors; short stories
Downloads: 101,983 (2 reviews)
|The Sign of the Four - Arthur Conan Doyle|
Librivox recording of the Sign of the Four, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Read by Robin Cotter When a young lady approaches Sherlock Holmes looking for help in finding out what happened to her father when he disappeared 10 years earlier, both Holmes and Watson are sent on a mission involving stolen treasure, service in colonial India and a secret pact among four ex-convicts. (Summary by Robin Cotter) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; mystery; conan doyle; sherlock holmes
Downloads: 166,154 (3 reviews)
|The Swoop! - P. G. Wodehouse|
LibriVox recording of The Swoop! by P. G. Wodehouse, read by Kristin Hughes. The Swoop! tells of the simultaneous invasion of England by several armies — "England was not merely beneath the heel of the invader. It was beneath the heels of nine invaders. There was barely standing-room." (ch. 1) — and features references to many well-known figures of the day, among them the politician Herbert Gladstone, novelist Edgar Wallace, actor-managers Seymour Hicks and George Edwardes, and boxer Bob Fit...
Keywords: LibriVox; audio books; humor; satire; Wodehouse; P. G. Wodehouse
Downloads: 18,421 (3 reviews)
|813 - Maurice Leblanc|
LibriVox recording of 813, by Maurice Leblanc. Read by Cathy Barratt. As usual, gentleman thief Arsene Lupin finds himself wrongfully accused of murder, and must find the real killer to clear his coloured name. (Summary by Cathy Barratt) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: arsene lupin; Arsène Lupin; gentleman thief; thief; honor; Europe; Charlemagne; mystery; audiobook; librivox; Altenheim; Kesselbach; Prince Sernine; disguise; murder; Pierre Leduc
Downloads: 7,408 (3 reviews)
|Cleek: The Man of the Forty Faces - Thomas W. Hanshew|
LibriVox recording of Cleek: The Man of the Forty Faces, by Thomas W. Hanshew (1857–1914). Read by Ruth Golding. Meet Hamilton Cleek - man of mystery, and master of disguise and derring-do. Cleek's exploits are, to say the least, highly improbable, but the book is enormous fun. The goodies are good and the baddies are very bad indeed, but beware - things are not always what they seem. Suspend your disbelief and enjoy a rattling good yarn! Cleek is the central figure in dozens of short stories ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; mystery; detective story; crime; jewel thief; Scotland Yard; Narkom; Cleek
Downloads: 20,247 (6 reviews)
|Bat Wing - Sax Rohmer|
LibriVox recording of Bat Wing, by Sax Rohmer. Read by Mark Nelson. Private detective Paul Harley investigates a mysterious case involving voodoo, vampirism, and macabre murder in the heart of London. The first book in the Paul Harley series, written by Sax Rohmer, author of The Insidious Dr. Fu Manchu. (Summary by Mark Nelson) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page f...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; Sax Rohmer; Bat Wing; voodoo; vampirism
Downloads: 31,097 (4 reviews)